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Williams, Karin Diann (American playwright, 1964-____), “The World,”

a 45-minute comedy-drama in English, set in a small city in New Mexico, U.S.A., 1964,

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  •  © 1999 by Karin Diann Williams;  •  script/rights available from Karin Diann Williams, PO Box 127778, San Diego, California 92112-7778, U.S.A., e-mail karindiann@onebox.com, telephone (home) 619-388-2045, (work) 619-251-5492.  •  Cited by Karin Diann Williams, via e-mail June 20, 2000; Williams says,

  § Dramatis Personae Tracy (f), 17, single and pregnant; Jeremy (m), 25,  Tracy's lover; Diana (f), 35, Tracy's counselor; Ian (m), 35, Diana's lover.

  § Synopsis  “Tracy is a pregnant teenager living at a home for unwed mothers, and her counselor, Diana, a single woman in her thirties, face the same choice: whether to run away with the men they love to uncertain futures.

  § Comment “Premiered at the Fritz Theater, San Diego, California, U.S.A., in 1999. Directed by Jerry Lee. Twenty scenes. No special staging requirements.”

  § Themes adoption, choice, love, pregnancy, womanhood, girlhood, sex.

See also Karin Diann Williams’
  • Head,” a 45-minute comedy-drama, set anywhere, 1996, 3f
  • "Mel Is A Strange Girl," a 45-minute comedy-drama, set in a modern urban locale, 2m2f
  • Sunrise,” a 45-minute comedy-drama, set in any urban locale, 1990, 1m1f
  • Susan, Katrina and Jill,” a 45-minute comedy-drama, set a room with a double bed, 1989, 1m1f

     

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